Nadine is a 15 year old, sophomore in high school, who is constantly being bullied by her older sister Rachel. So many things have changed for Nadine between middle school and now she finds herself afraid to eat in the lunch room so she sneaks into the library. There she sees a certain pamphlet that will change her life.
Nadine starts writing down steps to help herself integrate back into society. It seems though every time she hits a milestone her sister has to put her back in her place. With their parents separating, Rachel’s shenanigans and “pranks”have only gotten worse.
Nadine has to decide if she’s going to maintain radio silence or finally stand up to her sister.
Jay Hall has lived his entire life trying to fit in. Of course he’s a jock, popular, has a cheerleader girlfriend, but that’s not what he wants. He wants to swap out the cheerleader for one Brighton Bello-Adler.
Brighton is an out and proud gay young man. So when Jay calls him and wants to meet up he’s rather skeptical on where this could be going.
After spending the day together, both letting down their walls and just being themselves, they find out there’s more to the other than meets the eye.
When Jay is more publicly outed than he’d prefer that’s when life takes a dive and Jay thinks about going back into the closetand living a lie.
Nate Shaw can see and speak to ghosts. This means he’s seen talking to himself frequently giving him the label as freak at school. Even some of his family have cast him asidebecause of his ability.
Then walks in James. James is newto the school and Nate has been instructed to show him the ropes. The two quickly build a friendship. Only, James has an entitystuck to him, the reason he’s moved to Nate’s little town. Plus, James is on a mission, and Nate knows all the answers from his ghostly conversations.
Hat Trick (Simon and Alex-Book 1) Simon Roberts and Alex Miller start their senior year as friends and teammates. Simon actually has a girlfriend but has noticed Alex in more than just a friendly manner. They’re roommates at an away game and after a late night one thing leads to another……commence make out session.
Only things are never quite so easy. There are members in Simon’s family that are not accepting of this “new”Simon. Vengeance and hate become a theme in the background of Simon and Alex’s new romance.
Hat Trick 2: Playing the Rebound
Simon and Alex are in their sophomore year of college. Things seem to be going perfectly for the two until an attacker on campus starts targeting LGBT students. The attacks bring back the past and haunt Simon. Plus there are a couple jocks on the hockey team that don’t take Simon and Alex being a couple seriously.
Hat Trick 3: Penalty Shot
Simon and Alex are in their senior year of college when they’re approached by a kid, Scotty. Scotty just wants to play hockey like Simon and Alex but the league won’t let him because he’s gay. He begs Simon and Alex to coacha team of LGBT youth. They call upon their friends and teammates to help them with this endeavor. Plus, something major happens to Alex.